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Infection Prevention Symposium

Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset (Aula)
Blå stråket 5, Göteborg
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September 21, 2018
08:30 - 13:15
Time zone: Stockholm, GMT+02:00
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Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset (Aula)
September 21, 2018
08:30 - 13:15
Time zone: Stockholm, GMT+02:00

Infection Prevention Symposium

Sahlgrenska University hospital and Swedish Medtech invite you to a seminar with focus on surgical site infections. Keynote speaker is Professor David Leaper. Please register to get a lunch sandwich.

The seminar will be held partly in Swedish and partly in English.



08:30 - 09:00 | Registration, coffee and exibition

09:00 - 09:10 | Introduction and welcome with Hospital director Ann-Marie Wennberg

09:10 - 10:10 | Surgical Site Infections (SSI) at Sahlgrenska University hospital
Presented by: Henrik Malchau, Annette Erichsen, Claes Hjalmarsson

10:10 - 10:20 | The medical device sector, an integral part of the solution to reduce SSI
Presented by: Malin Hollmark, Swedish Medtech the trade association of the medical device industry

10:20 - 10:40 | Coffee & networkning

10:40 - 11:40 | Keynote: SSI and WHO guidelines: definitions, postoperative surveillance, care bundles and compliance with Professor David Leaper from United Kingdom 

11:40 - 12:40 | Panel discussion: Where do we find the solutions?
Representatives from healthcare, academia and industry

12:40 - 13:15 | Lunch & networking


DATE September 21, 2018

TIME 08.30-13.15, including a light lunch.

LOCATION The Sahlgrens Aula, Blå Stråket 5 at Sahlgrenska University Hospital

CONTACT Feel free to contact Malin Hollmark if you have any questions.